Just add nano-materials for stronger, tougher diving fins

Paris (ESA) Jul 03, 2020

Adding microscopic nano-materials to carbon fibre composites has resulted in stronger, tougher fins for divers. A space material company teamed up with a market leader in the design and production of free-diving and spear-fishing equipment through ESA's Technology Transfer and Patent Office.

An idea originally championed by inventors from Leonard da Vinci to Benjamin Franklin, before final